ACT NO. 58 OF 1972.
[21st September, 1972.]
An Act to provide for the acquisition of the undertaking of the Indian Copper Corporation Limited for the purpose of enabling the Central Government to conserve and exploit, in a scientific and rational manner, to the maximum advantage of the nation, the copper deposits in the Singhbhum belt in the State of Bihar, to utilise the copper deposits in such manner as to subserve the common good, in the context to the requirements of cooper in the country, and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
It is hereby declared that this Act is for giving effect to the policy of the State towards securing the principles specified in clause (b) of article 39.of the Constitution.
Explanation.-In this section, "State" has the same meaning as in article 12 of the Constitution.